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Hancock County Sheriff's Deputy B.J. Burton

Five injured in head-on collission

  Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy B.J. Burton provided a report to the Clarion on a recent accident. “Caitlin Horn was driving westbound on 334 and encountered a man riding a bicycle in her lane,” Burton said. “She was traveling too quickly to respond accordingly. She hit the breaks and swerved into the eastbound lane, and…

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Hancock Accident Reports

  Hancock Sheriff Deputies busy working several accidents Single Vehicle Accident    On Saturday, June 3rd at 10:55 a.m., Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy B.J. Burton arrived on the scene of a single vehicle accident, 14 miles south of Pellville and reported that Kyle A. Logsdon, of Hawesville, was driving his 1999 Ford Ranger pickup truck…

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Hancock Accident Reports

    Single Vehicle Accident    On Thursday, April 13th at 3:20 p.m., a single vehicle accident occurred on KY 1847, 1 mile south of Hawesville. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Hendrick reported that Cheryl A. Wroe, of Hawesville, was traveling west on Park Road in a 2016 Ram 1500, with passenger Dennis Wroe, when the…

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Bickett bond set at 10,000 cash; grand jury will hear case

The second court hearing on the Michael B. Bickett case was held on Wednesday, January 18th at 2:30 p.m. at the Hancock County Judicial Center. Judge Gregory Vincent was presiding and it was decided that the hearing be in-person. Hancock County Attorney Paul Madden, Jr. requested that Bickett’s first charge of Leaving the Scene of…

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Bickett arraignment delayed; will face charges in Indiana

The arraignment for Michael Brook Bickett (27), of Hawesville, was held on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023 in Hancock County. It was a preliminary hearing and one of the first stages in the pretrial process. Normally during an arraignment, the judge will state the list of charges filed against the defendant and they are then asked…

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